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An American dictionary of the English language: intended to exhibit, I. The origin, affinities and primary signification of English words, as far as they have been ascertained. II. The genuine orthography and pronunciation of words, according to general usage, or to just principles of analogy. III. Accurate and discriminating definitions, with numerous authorities and illustrations. To which are prefixed, an introductory dissertation on the origin, history and connection of the languages of Western Asia and of Europe, and a concise grammar of the English language

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An American dictionary of the English language: intended to exhibit, I. The origin, affinities and primary signification of English words, as far as they have been ascertained. II. The genuine orthography and pronunciation of words, according to general usage, or to just principles of analogy. III. Accurate and discriminating definitions, with numerous authorities and illustrations. To which are prefixed, an introductory dissertation on the origin, history and connection of the languages of Western Asia and of Europe, and a concise grammar of the English language


Published 1828
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Volume 1
Publisher New York : S. Converse
Pages 1026
Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language English
Call number ucb_banc:GLAD-84018707
Digitizing sponsor MSN
Book contributor University of California Libraries
Collection cdl; americana

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Reviewer: Apeism is Stupid - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - July 18, 2016
Subject: A Great Resource...
This is the first year for a Webster's dictionary. A fantastic upload and great resource. It shows that some words today do not have the same meaning as those words from almost 200 years ago. Thank you...
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